Reykjavík

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Alternative form of Reykjavik

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic Reykjavík ‎(bay of smokes).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík m

  1. Reykjavik (the capital of Iceland)

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Icelandic Reykjavík ‎(bay of smokes).

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Reykjavik (capital of Iceland):

Finnish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Alternative spelling of Reykjavik (Capital of Iceland)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Reykjavík (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Reykjavík
genitive Reykjavíkin
partitive Reykjavíkia
illative Reykjavíkiin
singular plural
nominative Reykjavík
accusative nom.? Reykjavík
gen. Reykjavíkin
genitive Reykjavíkin
partitive Reykjavíkia
inessive Reykjavíkissa
elative Reykjavíkista
illative Reykjavíkiin
adessive Reykjavíkilla
ablative Reykjavíkilta
allative Reykjavíkille
essive Reykjavíkina
translative Reykjavíkiksi
instructive
abessive Reykjavíkitta
comitative

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic Reykjavík ‎(bay of smokes).

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Reykjavik

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally “bay of smokes”, from Old Norse Reykjavík, from reykir, plural of reykr ‎(smoke) (the plural form is widely used in Icelandic placenames) + vík ‎(bay).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Reykjavik

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From reykir, plural of reykr ‎(smoke) + vík ‎(bay).

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Reykjavik (referring to the bay between Seltjarnarnes and the mouth of the Elliðaár and the farm nearby where Ingólfr Arnarson lived)

Descendants[edit]